Alghero (Italian pronunciation: [alˈɡɛːro]; Catalan: L'Alguer, pronounced: [ɫəɫˈɣe], locally: [lalˈɣe]; Sardinian: S'Alighèra; Sassarese: La Liéra), is a toun o aboot 44,000 indwallers in the Italian insular province o Sassari in northwastren Sardinie, next tae the Mediterranean Sea.

Alghero

L'Alguer
Città di Alghero (in Italian)
Ciutat de l'Alguer (in Catalan)
16t century Aragonese Croun ceety waws
16t century Aragonese Croun ceety waws
Banner o Alghero
Banner
Coat o airms o Alghero
Coat o airms
Alghero is locatit in Sardinie
Alghero
Alghero
Location o Alghero in Sardinie
Coordinates: 40°33′N 08°19′E / 40.550°N 8.317°E / 40.550; 8.317
KintraItaly
RegionSardinie
ProvinceSassari (SS)
FrazioniFertilia, Guardia Grande, I Piani, Loretella, Maristella, Sa Segada, Santa Maria La Palma, Tramariglio, Villassunta
Govrenment
 • MayorMario Bruno (Centre)
Area
 • Total224.43 km2 (86.65 sq mi)
Elevation
7 m (23 ft)
Population
 (31 December 2015)[1]
 • Tot44.200
 • Density0.2/km2 (0.51/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Algheresi
Algueresos
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
07041
Dialin code079
Patron sauntSt. Michael
Saunt day29 September
WabsteidOffeecial wabsteid

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  1. Population data frae Istat